Use lavender essential oil to reduce the frequency and severity of migraines

People suffering from migraines could benefit a lot from lavender, a study published in the Journal of Herbal Medicine suggests. The study, a multi-university effort from Iranian researchers, looked at the effects of lavender essential oil when used in migraine prophylactics. In the three-month study, the researchers enrolled migraine sufferers in a randomized controlled clinical trial. The participants were … Continue reading Use lavender essential oil to reduce the frequency and severity of migraines

Migraines may permanently damage your brain structure: Here is a natural, research-proven way to treat them

Bad news for migraine sufferers who don't take preventative measures to decrease migraine frequency and severity. A meta-analysis of six population-based (epidemiological) studies and 13 clinic-based studies was conducted at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark. The study author, Messoud Ashina, MD, PhD, stated, "Our review and meta-analysis study suggests that the disorder may permanently … Continue reading Migraines may permanently damage your brain structure: Here is a natural, research-proven way to treat them

Dump toxic pharmaceuticals and use lavender essential oil for migraine headache relief instead

America is a migraine nation. Approximately 37 million Americans suffer from migraine headaches. It's estimated that there are 2-3 million chronic migraine suffers and about 5 million have a minimum of one migraine attack per month. Even worse, 11 million Americans are moderately to severely disabled by migraines. Ninety-one percent can't work or function during … Continue reading Dump toxic pharmaceuticals and use lavender essential oil for migraine headache relief instead

These five strains of medicinal marijuana ease migraines

Medicinal cannabis is an effective treatment in easing migraines. With more studies demonstrating the compound’s effectiveness in pain relief, PreventDisease.comhas listed five medicinal marijuana strains that work best against migraines. Sour diesel – This type of medicinal marijuana is a sativa-dominant strain. Sour Diesel, also known as Sour D, is a fast-acting strain that induces energizing, dreamy cerebral effects. This … Continue reading These five strains of medicinal marijuana ease migraines

Melatonin treats migraine headaches

A recent study showed that melatonin is an effective treatment for migraine headaches. Study participants had a history of 2 to 8 migraines per month. They were divided into three groups, those taking 3 mg of melatonin, 25 mg of amityptyline (an antidepressant drug commonly used to prevent migraines), and placebo. The melatonin group had … Continue reading Melatonin treats migraine headaches